Category Archives: Prank Calls

The Last April Fool’s Joke That Actually Works

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With each passing year, it becomes increasingly difficult to pull off an April Fool’s joke that people will actually believe. There still is one way to fool even the most skeptical prank target, however. Read about how technology is the final frontier for 2014 April Fool’s pranks and beyond.

Let’s face it — the April Fool’s joke is old. And rightly so: April Fool’s, while not an official or national holiday, is in our blood. Historians believe that the celebration of the day might date back as far as 1392, when the notion of April 1st as a day of pranking others is ambiguously referenced by English author Geoffrey Chaucer in his famous Canterbury Tales.

Considering that the April fool’s “holiday” may be older than 500 years, it’s no wonder that our cynical world has grown wary of anything too out of the ordinary that takes place on April 1st. The only possibility of really fooling someone on that day is if their busy and stressed enough to have forgotten the day altogether.

However, if you’re looking to pull off a lasting April Fool’s joke, it is still possible. Thanks to modern technology, you can weave a web of illusion that will be so plausible that even the most distrusting among us will believe it as true.

How Spoof Calling Can Fuel The Greatest April Fool’s Joke Ever

One of the reasons why it is so hard to pull off pranks is the advent of the caller I.D. Now that call recipients have advance word on who is calling them, it’s very difficult to portray yourself as someone or something that you are not. However, thanks to modern technology, it is now possible to fool caller I.D.s — and by doing so, open up a wealth of new pranking opportunities for April Fool’s Day.

Simply put, call spoofing allows you to change the telephone number that displays on a caller I.D., even if the call is made from a smartphone or landline that your April Fool’s target is familiar with. There are several different technologies that enable this illusion, however, the technology used at MyPhoneRobot is completely telephonic, meaning that the phone call that your target receives is not through the internet. It is a crisp, normal-sounding call like any other — only the telephone number is altered.

Call spoofing can become the basis for a limitless number of prank characters and locations, whether if be the bank, police station, fire house, brothel, or any other scenario that could place your “fool” in a compromising situation.

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Automated Prank Calls Can Create April Fool’s Fun For You

Of course, not everyone who wants to pull off an April Fool’s prank is gifted enough in comedy and drama to do a successful prank call using a spoofed number. If you’re looking for a good-natured laugh without having to pull the prank off by yourself, it’s now possible to take advantage of pre-recorded, automated prank calls that let someone else do the pranking for you.

The MyPhoneRobot prank call system features a series of hilarious, professionally scripted and recorded calls that are perfectly edited and timed to engage your April Fool’s Day prank target and keep them guessing on whether the call is real or fake.

Listen to some of these classic pre-recorded prank calls, perfect for April Fool’s Day:

Pranking people is never easy — and particularly so on April Fool’s Day. Thanks to modern-day technology, however, you can now get the laughs you;re looking for.

Be sure to check out all of our proven methods for prank and spoof calls at MyPhoneRobot.



Prank Call on a Shemale Ad

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I finally have a prime example of how prank calls can tend to spiral downwards into “I’ll call the cops”-ville if you don’t behave yourself, come off as a jerk and if you neglect to put a bit more substance in to your prank call character and act.

Here I feature another Maxmofoe prank call, wherein he calls the number on an ad for a shemale prostitute. Now, I assume this individual takes his/her job quite seriously and likes to keep things as dignified as his/her profession would allow, so I don’t really blame him/her for feeling harassed to the point of threatening to have the caller’s number traced by the cops. Continue reading

When to Use a Voice Changer

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Well, thank goodness this post has nothing to do with the douchey-looking guy pretending to work for secret service in the above photo, but it does have something to do with you having a way to disguise your voice during a prank or spoof call.

Changing your voice is especially important when you’re planning to spoof someone you’re very familiar with and would most likely recognize your voice. The jig’s up before you even get to the juicy part.

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Spongebob’s Plankton Prank Calls McDonald’s for the Secret Formula

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Okay, so you’ve officially run out of friends and acquaintances to prank call. What are you gonna do with all of your free time and sadistic tendencies? Well, you can turn your tricks on a hotline! No, emergency departments and government agencies do not count. However, if you do want to get arrested, do time, then come out with a rap album, then by all means.

If you’re planning to prank an establishment, make sure whoever’s gonna answer it doesn’t really have people’s lives hanging in the valence. The prank call I’ve posted below is a great example of a prank call on an establishment. Continue reading

Pranking The Prankster: How A Target Turns The Tables To Make A Truly Funny Call

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Years ago, I was sitting the living room of a friend of mine when suddenly the phone rang. After the compulsory “Hello?” and “Yes?” my friend, who was obviously getting roped in to a sales pitch by a telemarketer. However, rather than tersely hanging up the phone, my friend turned a wry smile and broke into what he liked to call “a reverse prank call.”

“When you prank call someone, they can hang up on you,” he explained later on. “Telemarketers, though — they are being monitored my managers and are prohibited from hanging up, no matter how badly the call goes. So, you can just keep abusing them on and on, and they have to take it.”

It taught me very quickly how a truly funny call can simply be when the tables are turned on a phone prank.

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Prank Call Makes Mom Discover Son’s Porn Interests

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This is it – the most agonizing prank call I’ve ever had to listen to. And because we believe this blog is meant not only to inform, entertain, and titillate you, but to immerse you in all sorts of uncomfortable emotions as well, I’ve decided to share it with you.

So basically, this guy Maxmoefoe (Let’s just call him Max, shall we?) calls this poor chap Tim’s mom and pretends to be a computer technician from his school. Max informs the mom that her son has been accessing porn through the school’s computer, and that he needs her to check his browser history. Oh, man. Continue reading

Prank Call Voices: A Primer

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When it comes to pulling off a successfully funny phone call, prank call voices are typically what keep the fun going. After all, on a phone call, all you have is a voice; because the prank target cannot match the voice with a visual (in spite of Skype and smartphones, video calling is still not a standard), it’s always a lot more difficult for people tell real voices and prank call voices apart.

Here are a few good tips for employing timelessly funny prank call voices in your next telephone gag:

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